Thu, 28 May 2020

Trump loyalist John Ratcliffe is new director of national intelligence

WASHINGTON, DC - More than nine months after U.S. President Donald Trump first floated his name, John Ratcliffe is taking ...

President Donald Trump's latest scapegoat - Obamagate

Obamagate is the latest conspiracy theory to be pushed by U.S. president, Donald Trump. It started on the morning of ...

Tensions between Beijing and Washington add to world's Covid-19 woes

BEIJING, China - China said on Sunday that its relations with the United States were "on the brink of a ...

The latest: Coronavirus watch, May 28

A delivery man wearing a face mask rides past the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, the United ...

Kobe's Hall of Fame enshrinement postponed to '21

The Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame enshrinement ceremony for Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan and Kevin Garnett and six others is ...

Hong Kong 'no longer autonomous' from China: Pompeo

Washington DC [USA], May 28 (ANI): Secretary of State Michael Pompeo has notified the US Congress that the Donald Trump ...

OptimisticInvestors Send Wall Street Higher

Continued investor optimism about an economic recovery sent U.S. stocks climbing Wednesday.The Dow Jones industrial average rose 533 points, or ...

Inquiry Into Russia Probe Could Carry Political Consequences

WASHINGTON - Attorney General William Barr says he doesn't expect a criminal inquiry into the origins of the Russia investigation ...

US Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Deaths as World Total Tops 350,000

The U.S. death toll from the COVID-19 pandemic topped 100,000 on Wednesday afternoon, the highest in the world by far ...

Rams to get first preseason game at SoFi Stadium

The Los Angeles Rams will open their new shared facility, Sofi Stadium, on Aug. 14 when they oppose the New ...

U.S. COVID-19 deaths top 100,000 -- Johns Hopkins University

A total of 1,695,776 cases have been reported in the country, according to the CSSE.NEW YORK, May 27 (Xinhua) -- ...

NWSL set to restart with tourney in Utah

The National Women's Soccer League is poised to become the first U.S. pro team sports league to resume action amid ...

US Lawmakers Debate Controversial Surveillance Authorization Bill

WASHINGTON - U.S. lawmakers debated a controversial set of surveillance authorizations Wednesday, with the threat of a presidential veto looming ...

US sanctions 2 leaders of Iran nuclear enrichment programme

Washington [USA], May 28 (Sputnik/ANI): US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo said Wednesday (local time) that the United States has ...

Irish Envoy Hits Back at Call to Repatriate Big Pharma

Ireland's ambassador in Washington is on a public relations offensive to reassure coronavirus-wary Americans that his country is a secure ...

US Braces for 100,000 Coronavirus Deaths as World Total Tops 350,000

The U.S. death toll from the COVID-19 pandemic approached 100,000 on Wednesday afternoon, the highest in the world by far ...

WHO Foundation to broaden funding base for global health investment

The WHO Foundation, which is independent, will be an integral part of the UN agency's resource mobilization strategy to broaden ...

New York Governor Pushes Trump for Infrastructure Spending

WASHINGTON - New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo pushed President Donald Trump on Wednesday to embrace a massive infrastructure spending plan ...

Historic SpaceX Launch Postponed Because of Stormy Weather

CAPE CANAVERAL, FLA. - The launch of a SpaceX rocket ship with two NASA astronauts on a history-making flight into ...

Washington DC Mayor to Lift Stay-at-Home Order Friday

Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser announced Wednesday that Washington, D.C., will lift its COVID-19 precautionary stay-at-home order Friday, though she said ...

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As lockdown measures start to be eased in most countries around the world, the experts of The Conversation's global network ...

European Markets Posting Solid Gains Despite Mixed Results in Asia

FRANKFURT, Germany - European markets closed in positive territory Wednesday, with investors apparently shaking off worries about China's tightening control ...

Australian-based News Corp reporter and whistleblower escape charges

CANBERRA, Australia - Australian Federal Police said Wednesday they were dropping an investigation of a prominent journalist who obtained classified ...

Trump loyalist John Ratcliffe is new director of national intelligence

WASHINGTON, DC - More than nine months after U.S. President Donald Trump first floated his name, John Ratcliffe is taking ...

President Donald Trump's latest scapegoat - Obamagate

Obamagate is the latest conspiracy theory to be pushed by U.S. president, Donald Trump. It started on the morning of ...

One of biggest heroes in Red Army in World War II was a woman

TASS, Sputnik 'Frau Black Death' - this is how the Nazis referred to Evdokiya Zavaliy. Wounded four times, concussed twice, ...

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